The CRPF( Central Rakshasa Police Force ) is so
afraid of the fast growing Maoist movement, that they have now
resorted to buying multiple Life Insurance policies.
The CRPF has played no greater role than that of pawns in the
treacherous games played by India's ruling classes.
Fear of Maoists drives CRPF soldiers to buy multiple insurance policies
[ 29 Oct, 2006 0007hrs ISTTIMES NEWS NETWORK ]
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NEW DELHI: Union home minister Shivraj Patil on Saturday announced a string of welfare measures for CRPF, topping the list with an insurance cover for its personnel at par with the armed forces.
Patil promised better housing and medical facilities for CRPF jawans and officers deployed in varied duties inside the country, ranging from law and order to counter-Naxalite operations.
He announced a Rs 10 lakh life and disability insurance cover for jawans, in addition to the compensation they get in case of death or disability, while on duty.